Author of “Jewel” visits MU

Saturday, October 13, 2007 | 6:28 p.m. CDT; updated 1:33 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

COLUMBIA — Bret Lott, author of an Oprah’s Book Club selection, “Jewel,” will be lecturing and working individually with student writers at MU this week as part of the Center for the Literary Arts’ Visiting Writer Residency.